Learning Objectives

  • Review innovative and latest evidence measures based prevention of  HAI (CLABSI, CAUTI, VAP,  VAE and SSI)
  • List essential components of an effective infection prevention and control program management
  • Explain the Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Management plan for Infectious Diseases
  • Describe current patterns and trends of antimicrobial resistance in the UAE
  • Identify the guidelines of environmental infection control in healthcare settings
  • Recognize the fundamentals of Infection Prevention and Control during construction
  • Review the best practices related to reprocessing of flexible endoscopes
  • Discuss best practices that could enhance safety in the Reprocessing of flexible endoscopes
  • Review best Practices for Cleaning, Disinfection and Sterilization in All Health Care Settings
  • Sustain compliance with regulatory bodies related to prevention and control of infection.